carbonara

noun car·bo·nara \ ˌkär-bə-ˈnär-ə \
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of carbonara

: a dish of hot pasta into which other ingredients (such as eggs, bacon or ham, and grated cheese) have been mixed often used as a postpositive modifier
  • spaghetti carbonara

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Origin and Etymology of carbonara

Italian dialect (alla) carbonara, literally, in the manner of a charcoal maker


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